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How to Make the Most of Your CARES Application and Disbursements

For universities and colleges, and the students and parents they serve, the CARES Act was incredibly exciting. Hard-hit, often vacant campuses, finally saw a light at the end of the tunnel. In a...

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Eric Leftwich Jun 03, 2021

3 Ways Expert Career Counseling Puts Students on the Right Path

How do we make sure this assessment doesn't steer students/adults down the wrong path?

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Eric Leftwich, Chief Revenue Officer May 13, 2021

Why the Pandemic Age Is the Right Time for a Career Change

It is during times of uncertainty that people begin to reassess their priorities. At the moment, you might have realized that you want more out of your work than ever before. A survey showed that...
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Freya Allen Apr 22, 2021

What is the Role of Career Services in Keeping College Affordable?

Keeping college affordable is a problem for anyone connected with higher education career services. We know that the cost of college tuition is rising. It's rising faster than wages in the United...

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Kurt Kraiger, Ph.D. Principal Psychologist Mar 04, 2021

Should You Use Online Personality Tests to Help Students Choose Majors?

We recently came upon a blog post that raises the question of whether or not college career counselors should use online personality tests to help students choose their major. The author comes down...

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Kurt Kraiger, Ph.D. Principal Psychologist Feb 16, 2021

How PathwayU Impacts Student Retention at Western Kentucky University

Western Kentucky University (WKU) is preparing "students of all backgrounds to be productive, engaged, and socially responsible citizen-leaders of a global society. The University provides research,...

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Eric Leftwich, Chief Revenue Officer Feb 08, 2021

3 Proven Strategies To Strengthen Postsecondary Enrollment

The coronavirus pandemic has upended higher education in multiple ways. It's accelerated the shift to online learning, and it's undermined the financial resources of students who hope to attend...

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Kurt Kraiger, Ph.D. Principal Psychologist Jan 21, 2021

Educating and Advising Online: 8 Tips To Share With Your Students

During the pandemic, many students postponed their fall semester plans. They chose to work (or maybe chill) rather than dive into a new world of remote learning.

Yet, with the promise of a vaccine,...

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Bryan Dik, Ph.D. Chief Science Officer Jan 11, 2021

The Last Lesson: Are Research Papers the Best Final Takeaway?

Have you heard of the Last Lecture? College professors are asked to think about what matters deeply to them and give a hypothetical “last talk” – what final words of wisdom do they want to share?

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Kurt Kraiger, Ph.D. Principal Psychologist Dec 01, 2020

The Power of Two: Knowing Yourself is the Beginning of all Wisdom

In prior blogs, we’ve talked about the importance of grounding your career planning on reflecting what has already driven you and engaging in self-exploration to guide your planning.  You may have...

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Kurt Kraiger, Ph.D. Principal Psychologist Nov 02, 2020

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